J. Kavanagh

Helpful votes received on reviews: 92% (56 of 61)
Location: UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 11,835 - Total Helpful Votes: 56 of 61
Maximal Power AC ADAPTER550 Universal World Travel&hellip by MaximalPower
We bought this very much last-minute primarily because the price seemed reasonable, and we could get it delivered next-day via Amazon Prime. It held-up to use in Europe really well. We had another power adapter with us (a much more expensive item from John Lewis) which failed within the first few days whereas this one never faltered.

It seems robust (although a little clunky to get the various different adapters out) and the plastic used in construction is a nice soft-touch quality. There is a very bright blue LED which is great for ensuring it's on, not so great if you want to use it in a room that you also intend to sleep in.

The one thing we did find (and really… Read more
AquaAudio Mini Ultra Portable Waterproof Bluetooth&hellip by F&W
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
If you had told me five years ago that I would be able to stand in the shower every morning, streaming crystal-clear music from my mobile phone three rooms away on a waterproof device that cost less than £15, I'm not sure I would believe you.

It really does defy it's cheap price or small size: the sound is clear, it lasts for weeks on a single charge, and even allows you to take calls, if you don't feel too weird about taking phone calls in the bathroom!

I'm really pleased with this purchase and would not hesitate recommending it to others. In fact: I already have!
Icybox External 4-Bay RAID Enclosure for 4 x 3.5 i&hellip by Icy Box
4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
Around two years ago I purchased the Icy Box IB-RD3264-USE2: in theory the previous version of this model. It has been wonderful: quiet, robust, and problem-free so it was without any concern that I ordered this item - obstinately the latest 4-bag RAID enclosure Icy Box has to offer.

Sadly this hasn't lived up to expectations to the extent that I've had to return it for replacement.

The first thing I noticed on receiving it was that the boxing appeared to have been opened - the clear stickers over the opening had all been cut but then had a new factory seal stuck over them. On opening, it became clear that the item I had received wasn't new: the chassis was badly… Read more